By Our Reporter
SHILLONG, NOV 20: Team RUNmeghalaya brought laurel to the state by bagging three top podium positions in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon on Sunday. Nine marathon runners took part from Team RUNmeghalaya in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon.
The three top podium positions winners are Stilin Jyrwa and Darishisha Iangjuh in the 1st position, men and women category and Tlanding Wahlang 2nd position in the 35 Age Category.
Here are the full Half Marathon timings of the team.
Results by Category Rank
Stilin Jyrwa, 1st Position, 1hr 13min 38 sec.
Tlanding Wahlang, 2nd Position, 1hr 13min 11sec.
Darishisha Iangjuh, 1st Position, 1hr 35min 56sec.
Kresstarjune Pathaw, 4th Position, 1hr 15min 38sec.
Swonding Mawlong, 4th Position, 1hr 25min 29sec.
Michael Thongnirit, 9th Position, 1hr 18min 2secs.
Okitlang Syiemlieh, 8th Position, 1hr 25min 35 secs.
Wanbok Syiemsad, 1hr 23min 0sec.
Kalyani Namshum, 2hr 11min 28 secs
Executive member Becky Pde participated in the 6k fun run.
Donkupar Kharjana the coach assisted in logistics in getting the team to Delhi and day-to-day management of the runners.
This initiative was supported by the PHE department, DC East Khasi hills. DC South-West Khasi hills and Sports and Youth Affairs deptartment.
In addition the runners are brand ambassadors for Swaach Bharat Abhiyan initiative and run to spread the message of health and cleanliness to the youth of Meghalaya.